Managing Director of Programs and Operations
Noemi (Mimi) Velazquez comes to EqualHealth after having piloted the Emergency Department Patient Navigator Program at Brigham and Women’s Hospital in Boston. From community hospitals to free clinics she has extensive experience engaging high-risk, vulnerable populations as a community health worker and Spanish medical interpreter in California, Rhode Island and Massachusetts. Her interests include: health equity/reducing health disparities, immigrant health, global health, emergency medicine, and unlocking the secrets of the best chocolate mole and salsa verde.. Mimi received her B.A. in Public Health (International Health) from Brown University.